Walk c478 Burnbank Fell, Blake Fell and Gavel Fell from Loweswater

Fine high level walk


Route outline for walk c478:

- Maggie's Bridge (Loweswater)  -   Loweswater  -   High Nook Farm  -   Highnook Beck  -   Holme Wood  -   Burnbank Fell  -   Sharp Knott  -   Blake Fell  -   Fothergill Head  -   Gavel Fell  -   Black Crag (Gavel Fell)  -   Highnook Beck  -   Maggie's Bridge (Loweswater).




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
0
English
Mountains
Wainwright
3
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
0
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
2
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
1
Marilyn
Bridget
0
Bridgets

The highest point of this walk is Blake Fell at 573m (1881ft). Blake Fell is classified as a Wainwright (No. 139). Blake Fell is also known as an English Dewey (37th in England, 82nd in England & Wales)Blake Fell is classified as a Marilyn (56th highest in England, 809th highest in the UK).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Gavel Fell, 526m (1726ft). Gavel Fell is classified as a Wainwright (No. 159). Gavel Fell is also known as an English Dewey (123rd in England, 283rd in England & Wales)

You will also reach the summit of Burnbank Fell, 475m (1559ft). Burnbank Fell is classified as a Wainwright (No. 183).


For more details about what constitutes a Mountain and Mountain & Hill Classifications see: Peaks & Mountains.

For more details about peak bagging and how to record your achievements see: Peak Bagging.


This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL4
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 89
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c478 Burnbank Fell, Blake Fell and Gavel Fell from Loweswater

In no particular order . . .

Murton Fell from Blake Fell summit

Murton Fell from Blake Fell summit

Photo: Raymond Brown (42)

The cairn and fence on the summit of Burnbank Fell

The cairn and fence on the summit of Burnbank Fell

Photo: Christine Shepherd (523)

Blake Fell from Maggie's Bridge

Blake Fell from Maggie's Bridge

Photo: Raymond Brown (53)

Loweswater photographed from the terrace path above Holme Wood

Loweswater photographed from the terrace path above Holme Wood

Photo: Chris Brankin (42)

Cold Law from Broadhope Hill

Cold Law from Broadhope Hill

Photo: Mike Knipe (175)

Castle Crag in the 'Jaws' of Borrowdale taken from the north end of Derwent Water

Castle Crag in the 'Jaws' of Borrowdale taken from the north end of Derwent Water

Photo: Chris Brankin (43)

Hay field by Loweswater

Hay field by Loweswater

Photo: David Hayter (157)

Causey Pike summit cairn

Causey Pike summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (18)

Grasmoor and Crummock Water from Holme Wood above High Nook Farm

Grasmoor and Crummock Water from Holme Wood above High Nook Farm

Photo: Raymond Brown (32)

Loweswater from path above Holme Wood

Loweswater from path above Holme Wood

Photo: Gerry Ball (34)


. . . load all 39 walk photos from Walk c478 Burnbank Fell, Blake Fell and Gavel Fell from Loweswater


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